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Trump Administration’s Continued War on Weed

Trump Administration’s Continued War on Weed

Erin Coffee and Joshua Roy

February 7, 2018


Filed under Nation/World, News

Certain states have been pushing for the total legalization of marijuana, but the Trump administration has other plans. With both recent and in-process legalizations of recreational marijuana in seven states and Washington D.C., the Department of Justice has been left with the tricky task of enforcing...

IU Southeast locked down

IU Southeast locked down

Samuel Murphy, Content Editor

February 6, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

On the evening of Monday, Feb. 5, the IU Southeast campus was locked down due to an incident involving a firearm on campus. According to a statement released in a tweet by IU Southeast, an altercation near the Activities Building occurred shortly after 10 p.m. One person, believed to not be a student, involved al...

Moving Toward a Better Tomorrow

Moving Toward a Better Tomorrow

Kaitlin Porter, Staff Reporter

February 5, 2018


Filed under News

“I’ve just signed your death warrant,” Judge Rosemarie Aquilina said to Larry Nassar, the now ex-Team USA doctor who plead guilty to sexually abusing his patients. Those powerful words are being said during a powerful time in history, as woman all across the world stand up united as they figh...

365 Under 45

365 Under 45

Sarah Magin and Lydia Wieczorek

January 22, 2018


Filed under Nation/World, News

Jan. 20 marked one year since our 45th president, Donald Trump, rallied supporters to the United States Capitol with a vow to apply his bigger-and-better business style to the country as a whole. “America will no longer settle for anything less than the best,” he declared. And after a divisive ...

Game Room hits the reset button

Game Room hits the reset button

Tate McGarvey, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

While the turn of the year typically means a clean slate, the IU Southeast Game Room has entered the 2018 spring semester on a bit of a rough note. Just days into the new year, a vulgar image drawn on a wall depicting male genitalia left Campus Life officials no option but to close down the room until ...

Campus Bathrooms: A Common Place for Graffiti

Campus Bathrooms: A Common Place for Graffiti

Connor Shipley, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2018


Filed under Campus

Graffiti is a common sight to see in both male and female restrooms around campus. Why is this so frequently looked over and what makes writing on the bathroom walls so tempting? While illegal in the state of Indiana and against the IU Southeast Code of Student Rights Responsibilities, & Conduc...

Bringing the Music to Life

Bringing the Music to Life

Beth Hunter, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2018


Filed under Campus

Beethoven, Bach and Mozart are well-known classical musicians from 18th century Europe; however, Louisville is home to A/tonal, an ensemble featuring living composers with IU Southeast roots. Unlike other classical groups, A/tonal strives to create a comfortable, laid-back environment and often wears...

Grenadier Careers

Grenadier Careers

Meleena Richardson, Staff Reporter

January 20, 2018


Filed under Campus

Finals week is generally considered the most stressful at a university. Between worrying over exams and getting last minute classes finalized for the next semester, those few weeks are rough enough for any aspiring college student to question,“Is college really worth this?”   You hear it your...

Should classes have been cancelled at IUS?

Should classes have been cancelled at IUS?

Macy Allgeier, Social Media Editor

January 16, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Top Stories

Early this morning Indiana University Southeast administered a two-hour delay rather than cancelling classes. Was this the right thing to do? IUS acknowledged in their Facebook post that they have a large commuter population, yet only base their decision on the weather and conditions on University...

A moment of silence for 2017

A moment of silence for 2017

Julie Jackson, content editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under News

Donald Trump becomes President Since inauguration day, Donald Trump has provided content for all sources of media including Twitter.  Tweets like “Hillary Clinton should have been prosecuted and should be in jail. Instead she is running for president in what looks like a rigged election,” and “...

Starting small to change something big

Starting small to change something big

Julie Jackson, content editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Campus

It seems that Jan. 1 is the reset button for people across the globe.  Whether they are resetting spending habits, organization methods, health habits or beliefs, people are rewiring their minds in hopes of living a different life. A new year also brings new hope to our country and to countries ...

FCC votes to repeal Net Neutrality with party-line vote of 3-2

FCC votes to repeal Net Neutrality with party-line vote of 3-2

Samuel Murphy, Content Editor

January 8, 2018


Filed under Nation/World, News

A cloud of uncertainty could be in the forecast for those born and raised through the internet and the social media age. On Thursday, Dec. 14, the Federal Communication Commission’s vote on the future of Net Neutrality came down to a straight party-line decision of 3 to 2. Republican commissioners, Ajit Pai, Michael O’Riel...